256GB iPod upgrade

Having re-ripped my entire CD collection lossless, I needed more space on my ageing 2006 iPod. Apart from the disk capacity (80GB) it all worked fine, and this particular version is supposedly the finest sounding iPod. I thought it worth upgrading. Pictures… Open it up, carefully: Remove battery cable, and replace the original battery too: …

Seiko Monsters

Once upon a time, Seiko released an unusual looking diver’s watch. That is, the watch was unusual, not that it was particularly suited to unusual-looking divers. That would have been too niche, even for Seiko. Who, it might be remembered, once made a watch boasting a handy drum machine. The model was called SKX779, continuing …